Bhuntar is a town and a nagar panchayat in Kullu district in the state of Himachal Pradesh, India. As of 2005[update] India census, Bhuntar had a population of 5260. Males constitute 55% of the population and females 45%. Bhuntar has an average literacy rate of 80%, higher Than the national average of 59.5%; with male literacy of 84% and female literacy of 76%. 11% of the population is under 6 years of age. Bhuntar had an Airport which connects big cities Like Delhi via air. Bhuntar is center for accessing Manikaran and Manali.